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or dead beat kids. >>> from sires to sororities. they turned a stash into something craft. a penn state sorority, is there any other kind, is in trouble after a photo surfaced on-line of its members at a mexican-themed party wearing sombreros. sombreros and ponchos and mustaches. two of the women hold signs that say "will mow lawn for weed and beer" and" i don't cut grass. i smoke it" the picture of them seen here has sparked outrage on campus. actually that's not it. the problem is we couldn't get the picture of this whole thing of them dressed up in their garb with the sign so that's what it is. you can google penn state sir error tee and you will get the -- sorority and you will get the picture. do it right now. i will wait. >> all right. i think we have a quote here from a spokesperson. it was up there and now it is gone. while these individuals are within their first amendment rights to straes themselves in this way, we are appalled that they would display this level of insensitivity. the sorority has apologized and they are working on something called educational directive for the
it this time. i think we can. melissa says it is on us now. call write your congress penn. let's go to carol in pennsylvania. >> caller: hi, how are you? >> stephanie: good. go ahead. >> caller: congress is only going to answer to the special interest people such as the koch brothers who have done nothing and will continue to do nothing but evil. and this shooting will probably go unanswered. i don't know what we can do about the koch brothers but somebody has to stop them and i don't know who that might be because -- >> stephanie: carol, this is becoming less and less partisan if you listen to the joe scarboroughs and the people on both sides at this point saying we've got to have -- again it is reasonable gun laws. that's all we're talking about. jay carney yesterday at the white house. >> he's actively supportive of, for example senator feinstein's stated intent to revive a piece of legislation that would reinstate the assault weapons ban. >> stephanie: see. becoming more and more my favorite movie the america
it was '86-87. miami arrives playing penn state and come off the plane in fatigues. people say the same thing about penn state they say about notre dame right now, and penn state rose up and kicked miami's tail. every time i hear talk like this -- >> the tide are going to arrive in fatigues and take notre dame lightly? i don't think so. >> they have sabin. you get the point every time. we never thought texas a&m would come within it. >> the bcs is the team disrespected and underdog has heard for five or six or seven weeks, you have no chance. you don't belong in the game. very frequently that's been a strong motivating factor. maybe it's been the reason why there have been a fair number of upsets in games like this. that's a dramatic example. there have been other examples as well. ohio state beating another miami team more recently than that. >> i never thought texas was going to beat usc in '03-04. >> bigger picture, chris s-what's the answer to the question why the s.e.c. is so dominant and they seem to win in the end? when you look at it, california has grate athletes and texas has great
for that cause. absolutely. >> 8, fiscal cliff, 7, u.s. economy. 6, penn state. 5, libya. 4 obama care. why did obama care rise again? >> you know, it seemed people felt that story was never going to go away. it actually started last year, went through this year and is still an unending story. we don't know. people felt it affected their readers, their constituents. >> obviously the supreme court story was huge. but also the election was huge as well where you had a lot of republicans say okay. we'll basically -- it's been, you know, verified by the american people. >> this was the first year i went back, since 1996, that a presidential election did not make the number one spot. it is pretty unusual. it's because of newtown. >> number 3, superstorm. obviously a huge storm, had a devastating impact on the tri-state area. >> in a normal year that would have been the number one story. it was a very complicated news year and it got knocked down to 3. >> you're right the u.s. election would have been the top story of the year. quite an election. >> almost any time. this is a fascinating election wit
it to grand central, two stops away and penn station. so it's right in the heart of the city. and then you have with the high line, we all know the impact of that. and the expansion of the hudson boulevard that's being built. all these things coming toget r together, and this is where people want to be today in chelsea. i mean, you know when we go out and night and all the new restaurants and activity going, it's all in that area. so i think this will really become the new heart. it'll be kind of a shift. and it's exciting because people said it wouldn't happen. and the vision of the bloomberg administration was -- they were right on target. >> so city government was on your side here. i think of all the things that stand in the way of projects like this, whether it's regulatory issues or zoning issues or labor problems, or credit not being available or the fiscal cliff, any -- i mean it's -- and it's happening. so none of those things stood in your way? they make it more difficult? >> i mean, look -- doing a job this size in these times certainly -- >> took a while. >> right. >> how long
that because i paid that penn improperly. every person has the right to say i want to be paid what i'm worth in the market. perfectly fair. there are a lot of reasons for inequality. ways to get at that. progressive taxation, changing things properly. the biggest inequality in the united states is inner city education. half the kids in inner schools do high school. many of those kids are minority. it's wrong. it's unfair. it kills opportunity. we all want an equitable society. what makes it equitable? you can do it the way cuba tried. okay. well, then it will be equitable but it won't be much. i don't see people saying i want inequity. we want to lift society up so everyone's better off. that does not mean people don't have to pay people what they're competitively worth. if you don't want a free society, then start dictating what compensation can be. >> this conference is called opportunities for tomorrow. i want to get your sense in terms of where you think, in this country at least, and maybe globally, the next rate opportunity is, if you will. from an investing perspective. >> i've been a
compromised was, we decided not to bring donny deutsch on to talk about being a penn grad. >> that's true. that's a black eye on the legacy of the institution. i'm so sorry. >> went to wharton. >> joining us now, the president of the university of pennsylvania, amy gutmann, the co-author of the book "the spirit of compromise: why governing demands it and campaigning undermines it." i wonder if there's no better example than right now. >> yeah. we're in the midst of the perfect storm and the only solution to it is compromise. and for once, compromise isn't a dirty word in washington these days because they realize that as you saw even business leaders who stand to pay more with tax rate increases, joe, are in favor of them now. and why? because they know it's going to be part of a compromise. >> you say it's not a dirty word anymore. i agree. i just wonder if it still means what it means anymore? because when we get to something, it's not going to be -- i mean, i think probably the president will get what he wants out of it. i think the polls are leaning in his way. >> let me just stop you
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